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  1. Johnny Depp on 'The Lone Ranger': We Knew the Budget Was Going to Be a Problem (Video)

    8:05 pm 10/12/2011

    The Disney project -- which missed its autumn start date because of long-running negotiations -- is now moving forward with a tighter budget.Read more

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  2. Wall Street Analysts' Outlook for UltraViolet Is Mixed

    4:18 pm 10/11/2011

    The digital locker system for movies, that launched Tuesday with “Horrible Bosses,” could raise studio profits, but lack of participation from Disney and Apple is a key hurdle.Read more

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  3. Michael Eisner Creates $100k Annual Prize

    4:32 pm 10/10/2011

    The former Walt Disney CEO's foundation will present a cash award to the individual or non-profit that does the best work uniting youth and senior citizens ever year. Read more

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  4. Steve Jobs' Death: Pixar Pays Tribute With Homepage Takeover

    9:42 pm 10/6/2011

    The company's website features an image of its former CEO flanked by chief creative officer John Lasseter and president Ed Catmull.Read more

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  5. Analyst: 3D Re-Releases Could Boost Annual U.S. Box Office by $200 million-$300 Million

    9:53 am 10/5/2011

    MKM Partners' Eric Handler says such titles as "E.T.: The Extra Terrestrial," "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy and "Jurassic Park" could make sense as re-issues during months with seasonally weaker box office after the success of the return of "The Lion King."Read more

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  6. 'Angry Birds' Knocked Off Top of Apple App Store Chart by Walt Disney's Swampy

    7:11 am 10/5/2011

    Within 24 hours of its release on Sept. 22, the 99 cents mobile game "Where's My Water?" became the top paid app for iPhones and iPads, with "Angry Birds" now ranking third.Read more

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  7. Analyst Recommends Hollywood Conglomerate Stocks to Longer-Term Investors

    6:23 am 10/5/2011

    "The risk/reward for investors with a one-year time frame favors buying many of these names at current levels," Nomura's Michael Nathanson says after declines in the third quarter.

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  8. Walt Disney, Viacom, Time Warner Shares Below 2010 Closing Prices as Fourth Quarter Kicks Off

    3:39 pm 10/4/2011

    News Corp. and CBS Corp. are still up year-to-date and are the best-performing entertainment conglomerate stocks, while Netflix has fallen 34.6 percent below its December close. Read more

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  9. 'Lion King' Shoots to List of Top 10 Grossing Films of All-Time Domestically

    10:49 am 10/2/2011

    The 3D re-release of the classic animated film itself has grossed $98.7 million worldwide, including a massive $79.7 million in North America.Read more

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  10. Disney's 'Lone Ranger' Close to Riding Again After Johnny Depp, Jerry Bruckheimer, Gore Verbinski Reduce Fees

    7:00 am 9/29/2011

    On the heels of budget negotiations that dragged on until the film missed its autumn start date, the studio has also cut special effects and a train sequence and is asking vendors to lower their costs. Read more

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